Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka’s strong century didn’t work, India won first ODI by 67 runs

India has defeated Sri Lanka in the Guwahati ODI. The India team defeated Sri Lanka by a huge margin of 67 runs. With this victory, the India team took a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. India had scored 373 runs from 7 wickets in 50 overs after playing first. In response, the Sri Lankan side could only manage 306 runs for 8 wickets in stipulated overs.

Captain Dasun Shanaka played a brilliant innings of 108 not out for Sri Lanka. During this, 12 fours and three sixes came off his bat. And starter Pathum Nissanka scored 72 runs. Despite this, the Sri Lankan team had to face a 67-run defeat in the match.

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Apart from Dasun Shanaka and Pathum Nissanka, Dhananjay de Silva scored 47 off 40 balls. He hit 9 fours in his innings. Apart from these four, the rest of the Sri Lankan batsmen disappointed. At the same time, fast bowler Umran Malik was the most successful bowler in India. Umran Malik dismissed 3 players for 57 runs in 8 overs. At the same time, Mohammad Siraj made 2 players his victims. Apart from this, Mohammed Shami and Yuzvendra Chahal got a 1-1 victory. However, Team India has gone 1-0 ahead in series 3 ODI.

Earlier, Virat Kohli played a brilliant century for India. The former Team India captain scored 113 runs off 87 balls. He hit 12 fours and 1 six in his innings. This is the 45th century of Virat Kohli’s ODI career. At the same time, it is the 73rd century of Virat Kohli’s international career. Apart from Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill played excellent tackles. Both batsmen added 143 runs for the first wicket. The Indian captain scored 83 runs off 67 balls while Shubman Gill contributed 70 runs off 60 balls.

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